Thomas Jefferson's Analysis Of The Declaration Of Independence

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Thomas Jefferson would likely support modern day protests because in pieces of text, he gives different explanations and reasonings, regarding his beliefs on rebellions and the Declaration of Independence. In the 3rd paragraph of the “Analysis of the Declaration of Independence” document by W.M. Akers, it says Jefferson stated “All men are created equal”. This shows he’d support modern day protests because today in our country there is no slavery and he would agree with the nation being this way. In the first paragraph of the “Thomas Jefferson on Shays’ Rebellion” document, Jefferson said “Yet where does this anarchy even exist? Where did it ever exist, except in the single instance of Shays’ rebellion?” This explains how Jefferson didn’t